Driver injured from early morning car incident in Carlton County

On Sunday, August 7, 2022, at 4:02 A.M. Carlton County Sheriff’s Office and Fire responded to an incident in Wrenshall Township.

A 2017 Nissan Sentra was traveling East on Highway 23 near milepost 324 when it exited the roadway to the left and collided with some trees. The driver of the vehicle was a 23-year-old male.

Authorities say that road condition at the time of the accident was dry, and an airbag in the car was deployed.

The driver was taken to St. Luke’s hospital with non-threatening injuries.